Napatan Period, reign of unknown king
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 1 (unknown king), NW foundation deposit
Overall: 9 x 9 cm (3 9/16 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This cup, fashioned of a reddish clay fabric, has a flat base and straight sides that widen towards the top to a wide mouth with a straight, unworked rim. There are no signs of surface treatments. A large section of the rim is missing due to a break.
From Nuri, Pyramid 1, NW foundation deposit. Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan.
(Accession Date: August 22, 2006)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition